3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections – DL 01 May 2020

 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections The 3rd Summer School on Theory, Mechanisms and Hierarchical Modeling of Climate Dynamics: Tropical Oceans, ENSO and their Teleconnections will be organised from 3 to 14 August 2020 at ICTP, Italy. Registration is now open until 01 May […]

Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – DL 30 Apr 2

2020 Summer Courses at Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) – APPLICATION DEADLINE APRIL 30 The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for three summer courses scheduled for 2020. All students are eligible to apply for scholarships towards the tuition fees and may obtain academic credit […]

Marine Masters Summer Course, NIOZ (Netherlands) – DL 31 Mar 2020

The Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ) is seeking applications to their annual Marine Masters Summer Course that gives insight into state-of-the-art marine research. This introductory, multidisciplinary course is hosted at NIOZ Texel, with the western Wadden Sea as hands-on research area. The period of fieldwork will take place 5-17 July 2020 at NIOZ on […]

Free online course: Training on FISH & CHIPS transcriptomic tool – DL 30 Sep 2020

The project AquaExcel2020 is offering a free distance learning course covering the FISH & CHIPS tool, a database containing public transcriptomic data related to fish species in various physiological conditions. The course is ideal for Early Career Researchers and others with a basic knowledge of genomics and gene expression, who want to improve their ability to analyse and interpret […]

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate, China – 6-11 July 2020 – DL 27 March 2020

Climate and Ocean – Variability, Predictability, and Change – First Institute of Oceanography (CLIVAR-FIO) Summer School on Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate, Qingdao, China, from 6-11 July 2020. Apply by 27 March 2020. More information here.   via SOLAS Have any opportunity in ocean sciences to share? Send it to info_at_nf-pogo-alumni.org

REMINDER: Call open for the next Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence – DL 15 March 2020

We are happy to announce that the new call for the NF-POGO CofE is now open until March 15. Since 2008, the Nippon Foundation-POGO Centre of Excellence (NF-POGO CofE) provides world class education and training courses in the field of observational oceanography. Starting in 2013, the NF-POGO CofE has been hosted by the Alfred Wegener […]

Summer school in optical remote sensing of aquatic environments and coastal habitats – 09-20 Aug 2020, Canada – DL 8 M

A new summer school in optical remote sensing of aquatic environments and coastal habitats will be offered in Canada in August 2020 The University of Québec in Rimouski, in collaboration with several experts in the field of aquatic optics and remote sensing, is opening applications to a new summer school in optical remote sensing of […]

Course: Marine Biogeochemistry – Biogeochemical and Ecological Dimensions of A Changing Ocean – 1-6 June 2020, Portugal

COURSE DESCRIPTION The course will bring together divers researchers that have made important contributions to the field of Biogeochemistry and are effective communicators to teach and interact with the students. This will be the second time the course in Marine Biogeochemistry in Portugal is offered and based on the success of the first year we expect […]

EUROFLEETS+ RV OCEANIA Floating University – “Use bio-optical parameters as convenient tool to study marine biogeochemical processes”| 4th – 16th June 2020| RV Oceania, Poland – DL 15 March 2020

Brief Description of Floating University The general objective of the course is to provide theoretical background and practical experience in conducting instrumental measurements of inherent and apparent optical properties in marine waters and collecting water samples for determination of concentrations of optically significant sea water constituent. Student will be familiarized with latest IOCCG measurements and […]

REMINDER -IOCCG 2020 Summer Lecture Series Frontiers in Ocean Optics and Ocean Colour Science 22 June – 3 July 2020 – DL 23 Feb 20

The International Ocean Colour Coordinating Group (IOCCG) Summer Lecture Series is dedicated to high-level training in the fundamentals of ocean optics, bio-optics and ocean colour remote sensing. Since 2012, these advanced training courses have taken place every two years during the summer months, and are held  at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, […]

Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to Iberia-Biscay-Ireland region – 24-25 March, Gran Canaria

Mercator Ocean International, Maritime Cluster of the Canary Islands (CMC) and The Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands (PLOCAN), organize on March 24-25 2020 in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, a Regional Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the Iberia-Biscay-Ireland Region. CONTEXT: Training workshops are designed to train existing Copernicus Marine Service users and also gain new […]

ECORD Summer School 2020: Downhole Logging for IODP Science – DL 14 Feb 20

Returning to the University of Leicester for its fifth year, this Summer School introduces the interpretation and applications of downhole log and physical property data primarily from the International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP). The School explores the relevance and unique insights of these data for a range of fields, including paleoclimatology, sedimentology, hydrogeology, and broader geological and ecological processes such as sediment provenance and water […]

Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” – DL 1st Mar 20

Coastal Summer School 2020 “Estuaries as transitional bodies between land and sea” 09.-19. August 2020 in Lauenburg, Germany River-Sea Systems, covering whole river basins and the coastal waters that they influence, are of major importance for food and energy production, transport, and societal wellbeing. Complex and dynamic, they are experiencing natural and anthropogenic pressures – […]

Free ESRI MOOC on “Spatial Data Science: The New Frontier in Analytics” – 26 Feb – 9 Apr 2020 – DL 12 Mar 20

Use location to find patterns and tackle complex problems. Spatial data science allows analysts to extract deeper insight from data using a comprehensive set of analytical methods and spatial algorithms, including machine learning and deep learning techniques. This course explores the application of spatial data science to uncover hidden patterns and improve predictive modeling. You’ll […]

PhD course: Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture, 10 February – 20 March 2020, Sweden – DL 10 Jan 20

As part of their participation in the Assemble+ project, the Swedish Mariculture Research Center (SWEMARC) has announced a PhD course titled Transdisciplinary approaches to sustainable marine aquaculture. The course begins with a one-week intensive portion held at Tjärnö Marine Laboratory (10-12 Feb) and Kristineberg Marine Research Station (12-14 Feb), followed by a four-week interactive online section. Application deadline: 10 Jan 2020 >> See […]

2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series – DL 23 Feb 20

Applications now open for 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series Applications are  now open for the 2020 IOCCG Summer Lecture Series (SLS-2020).   The course  will take place from 22 June – 3 July 2020 at the Laboratoire d’Océanographie de Villefranche (LOV) in Villefranche-sur-Mer, which is part of the  IMEV (Institut de la Mer, de Villefranche), and hosts the Marine […]

CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’

Download the poster here. The CLIVAR-FIO Summer School on ‘Ocean Macroturbulence and Its Role in Earth’s Climate’ will be organised in Qingdao, China, from July 6 to 11, 2020, back to back with the Training course on ‘Regional Application of Coupled Climate Models’ organised by the UNESCO/IOC Regional Training and Research Center on Ocean Dynamics and Climate (ODC) from July 13 to 22, 2020. Registration is now open […]

ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America – DL 28 Feb 20

The Zukunftskolleg has just launched a new call for *ZUKOnnect Fellowships for Scholars from Africa, Asia and Latin America*.   Up to 5 (post-)doctoral stipends are available for up to 3 months (with justification for up to 4 months) and are based at the Zukunftskolleg. The start date is between September 1st, 2020 and October […]

Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)

The Copernicus MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) is a new online training aimed at enabling anyone to address this challenge. Participants will learn how Copernicus data and services can be used to address societal challenges and generate business opportunities. In particular, they will learn how Copernicus – and space data in general – can be used […]

ECORD Training course The Virtual Drillship Experience – 20-24 April, Bremen, Germany – DL 17 Jan 20

Taking advantage of the unique and integrated facilities offered by the IODP Bremen Core Repository (BCR) and the MARUM Laboratories this training course will introduce the participants to life as a shipboard scientist, introducing shipboard scientific methods and work flow during a simulated drilling cruise. The focus will be on the practical aspects applied on the drilling vessels of the IODP program: the JOIDES […]

4th International School in Marine Biology – 26 Jan to 1st Feb, 2020, Namibia – DL 15 Nov 19

The DANIEL JOUVANCE FOUNDATION (www.danieljouvance-fondation.org) will organize the 4th International School in Marine Biology at the Sam Nujoma Campus, University of Namibia, Henties Bay, Namibia from January 26th to February 1rst, 2020. This 4th International School in Marine Biology will be a collaboration between the Daniel Jouvance Foundation, the Sorbonne University Foundation and the University […]

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” – Feb 2020, Ireland – DL 22 Nov 19

EUROFLEETS+ Floating University – “Mapping the Ocean Floor: An Introduction to Practical Aspects of Hydrographic Surveying” RV Celtic Voyager, Cork, Ireland, February 19th to February 25th, 2020 The EurofleetsPlus “Floating University” Eurofleets+ is a unique consortium of research vessels, equipment and scientists supported by 42 marine institutes, universities, foundations and SMEs from 24 countries around the North Atlantic […]

International workshop MARINE SPATIAL PLANNING in Maldives – DL Nov 2019

We would like to advise that the latest positions are available for our international training workshop ?Marine Spatial Planning: an experience in the Maldives? organized by the Planning Climate Change Lab of the University of Venice, Italy?(http://www.planningclimatechange.org/en) in collaboration with the University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy (www.marhe.unimib.it) and with the participation of Tundy Spring Agardy!! The […]

Free Best Practice Guide for Multiple-Drivers Marine Research, and free online learning tool ‘Multiple Drivers simulator’

Through SCOR Working Group 149 led by Philip Boyd (University of Tasmania), we have developed a free tool box for Multiple Drivers’ Marine Research. It includes a Best Practices Guide, an online and an online simulate experimental designs for ‘Multiple Stressors’ research, named MEDDLE. Here a summary (based on a review by Bronwyn Wake, Nature […]

EuroMarine Foresight workshop on Seaweed Aquaculture – 12-13 Dec 19, Germany

Seaweed Aquaculture: A promising tool for the restoration and sustainable development of coastal environments or an expensive end-of-pipe technology? (RECOVER) Kiel, Germany 12-13 December 2019 [A foresight workshop funded by EuroMarine after its 2018 call for proposals] Interested Participants: There are currently limited spaces available for interested EuroMarine members to participate in the upcoming foresight workshop: RECOVER. These spots will be filled on a […]

Ocean science communication March and June 2020

Hello, everyone! I’m excited to announce that I will be teaching a weeklong course on communicating ocean science and conservation topics to non-expert audience through Field School, a for-profit scientific research and environmental education company with a non-profit arm. There are currently two offerings available- March 20-25 and June 2-7. Participants will live on board the R/V Garvin in […]

Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the Baltic Sea region

Mercator Ocean International, Noveltis and the Swedish Institute for the Marine Environment organize on November 5-6 2019 in Gothenburg , Sweden, a Regional Copernicus Marine Service Training Workshop dedicated to the Baltic Sea region.    Here is below a preliminary agenda with topics that could be covered during pratical sessions. Draft Agenda Do not wait, register now! The training is free. The number […]